Savills | Monkhams Lane, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 0NN | Property for sale
2,712 sq ft(251.95 sq m)
Guide price £2,000,000

Monkhams LaneWoodford Green, Essex, IG8 0NN

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Striking 1920's family home on the prestigous Monkhams' estate
  • Stunning interiors throughout
  • Spectacular 28' kitchen diner
  • A very generous 0.33 acre plot, one of the largest in the Monkhams
  • Wonderfully situated for Woodford tube station and Broadway
  • A selection of well regarded private and state schools nearby
  • Epping Forest offers a variety of outdoor pursuits

A fabulous family home offering stylish interiors, a prime spot in the Monkhams Estate and one of the largest gardens you will find in a house at this price point.

About this property

  • Family homes with good gardens and scope to accommodate home working continue to be the most sought after properties– although buyers that work in the city still want good connections into London. This house delivers in all areas and is unrivalled when you consider the amount of outside space and facilities on offer.

    The accommodation comprises; entrance hallway and WC, good sized study, luxurious sitting room with feature fireplace and French doors to the terrace, dining room with bay window, utility room with side access and of particular note the stunning Boscolo designed kitchen diner measuring nearly 28' in length and with a long central island including Siemens appliances and underfloor heating. The bright and open space makes for the perfecting entertaining area with a seamless flow from the kitchen to the dining room and through French doors to the patio and garden beyond.

    To the first floor and you will find the magnificent principal bedroom with built in wardrobes and stunning en suite shower room with underfloor heating. There are four further good sized bedrooms with bedroom three benefitting from built in wardrobes and bedroom two with high ceilings and a beautiful bay window.


    To the front is a good sized driveway with space to park several cars and side access to the rear. To the immediate rear of the house is a new and spectacular terrace featuring a built in BBQ station, contemporary glass balustrades and a heated swimming pool with decked surrounds. The piece de resistance is the detached annex building. This useful space could accommodate many uses; a work from home office, a gym, a guest bedroom or a summer room to name but a few.

    The garden is substantial; measuring 133' from the rear of the house and 117' at its widest point. This fabulous asset is separated into an area laid to lawn which could easily accommodate a fair sized marquee and also an addition area which can only be described as an oasis. This secret and tranquil space is a wonderful area to relax and reflect calming the mind and body with a beautiful pond and many establishedl shrubs and trees. It also features a decked seating area and a good sized outbuilding.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

One of the most enchanting and spectacular gardens I have seen in any house on the Monkhams Estate.

James LambProperty agent

Local information

  • Monkhams Lane offers many key selling points that underpins its value and popularity with buyers looking to secure a home in this highly sought after area.
  • Everyday shopping facilities and amenities can be found on the Broadway being only 0.1 of a mile away and includes a Sainsburys, deli and grocery store, coffee shops, bars and restaurants and a dry cleaners. Its here that you will also find Woodford tube station offering a swift journey into Liverpool Street.
  • The choice of local schooling at state and private level is one of the main reasons buyers choose to live in this area. Schools include Bancroft & Chigwell Private School, Woodford Wells, Woodford County High School For Girls and Woodford Green Prep School.
  • For outdoors pursuits you are spoilt for choice given that Knighton Woods and Epping Forest are on your doorstep. Walkers, runners, mountain bikers, horse riders and excitable dogs are a popular sight in Epping Forest. Or for those that prefer a more stationary hobby, why not catch up with family and friends at the Kings Oak Pub or one of the delightful tea huts.

Additional information

  • Useful distances, all approximate;
  • The Broadway - 0.7 mile
  • Queens Road (Buckhurst Hill) - 1.2 mile walk through Knighton woods
  • Woodford tube station (central line) - 0.7 mile
  • M25 Junction 26 - 6.1 miles
  • M11 Junction 5 (southbound) - 3.7 miles
  • Woodford School for girls - 0.9 miles
  • Woodford Wells Primary school - 0.5 miles
  • Bancroft School - 0.6 miles
  • Chigwell School - 3.1 miles
  • Virgin Active (Repton Park) - 3.2 miles
  • Chigwell Golf Course - 3.4 miles
  • Useful measurements, all approximate;
  • 1/3 of an acre plot
  • 51' frontage
  • 205' plot depth
  • 133' deep garden (from the back of the house)
  • 117' wide garden (at its widest point towards the bottom)
  • EPC Rating = D